Torleif

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Male Male Name

Usage

Norway Norwegian
Sweden Swedish
Denmark Danish
Finland Finnish

Origin and Meaning

Norwegian younger form of ÞórlæifR [1] [2] [3] [4] [5]

Related Names

See ÞórlæifR

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Torleif
Genitive: Torleifs
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Torleif
Genitive: Torleifin
Partitive: Torleifia
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Torleif
Genitive: Torleifs
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Torleif
Genitive: Torleifs

Name Days

Norway Norway

27 November

Sweden Sweden

9 March

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Statistics

Name Count per Country

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Country
Commonness
Commonness
Female ♀ Male ♂
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
Norway Norway[6]
0 n.a. 1200 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[7]
0 0 241 511
Denmark Denmark[8]
0 n.a. 29 n.a.
Finland Finland[9]
0 0 n.a. 65
  #: count of main first name only
  &: count of both main and additional first names
Name counts are approximate as statistics normally is not published
for names given to less than 3 or 5 persons per country.

 

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Torleif(m)

Sources: [7] [8] [6] [9]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  3. 3.0 3.1 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  4. Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  5. 5.0 5.1 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  6. 6.0 6.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  7. 7.0 7.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  8. 8.0 8.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  9. 9.0 9.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi